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“His strength was fitting in. With that smile and that personality, he was the life of the party. You couldn’t help but love the kid,” said Guglielmo.
"Coach Miller told me he was going to trust me. He emphasized how much he wanted me and needed me -- and that was big for me."
48 hours or so after he hit a tennis ball for the very first time, Dunn became PCD’s No. 1 singles player.
Pannone took the ball before an estimated 100 family members and friends – a strong show of support that spoke volumes of just how tight the bond is between the player and a seemingly endless drove of well-wishers and supporters.
New University of Rhode Island men's basketball coach Archie Miller was introduced by the school in a press conference on Monday. Soon afterward he sat down with Stone Freeman for this wide ranging one-on-one conversation.
Rhode Island’s historic season concluded at the hand of a very physical and talented Quinnipiac squad, 61-50, in the opening round of the Women’s NIT Friday night from the Ryan Center.
Under the bright NCAA Tournament lights here at KeyBank Center, the Providence Friars had Irish eyes smiling on them on St. Patrick’s Day after turning away South Dakota State, 66-57.
Simply put: South Dakota State's high scoring may be a result of facing low defensive effort opponents. Providence has a Justin Minaya. And a Nate Watson. And an Ed Croswell. And an Al Durham.
In terms of culture and identity, the Providence team that cut down the nets as this year’s Big East Tournament regular-season champion bears a striking resemblance to the 2014 Friar group that enjoyed a similar signature moment as the last team left standing at that year’s Big East Tournament.
"I have had some great mentors. I knew if I could take my experience, implement a system, add structure - this team could be successful.” The Rebels first year head coach was right.
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